Books tagged: roaring twenties

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Gatsby Girls
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,890. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Gatsby Girls, a sequel to the classic novel The Great Gatsby, continues the saga of a Jazz Age dream gone wrong, that of Jay Gatsby for Daisy Buchanan. The dreamer is dead, but Daisy is unrepentant and plans an abortion before leaving her drunken, abusive husband, Tom. She enlists the help of a gangster, a drugged friend, and Nick Carraway, but her scheme fails and another deadly tragedy ensues.
The Great Depression - Is it Back?
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 15,990. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
Discover the untold truth about how The Great Depression of 1929-1940 is so very similar to America’s economy today! The Great Depression was a time of great sorrow for a many families in America as they lost their jobs, lost their homes and didn’t have enough food to eat. Walk with some personal family members who lived through the Great Depression and learn how it forever changed their live.
A Fiery Gal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,170. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
The spicy tale of a struggling New Yorker who finds an apartment suite hidden since the 1920’s and transforms into a modern day flapper who finds her place in life.
The Life and Times of F. Scott Fitzgerald
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
F. Scott Fitzgerald helped define an age. You know his books, but who was the man? Find out in this short biography about the life and times of F. Scott Fitzgerald.
Trusting the Law
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
The last person Anna needs to fall in love with is a police officer, especially since she breaks the law every day. Running a speakeasy wasn’t her first choice, but making money is. With the price of hooch at an all-time premium, the money is more than enough to pay for her uncle’s expensive medication and the bills. She doubts Officer Paul Gordon will see things the same way.
STOLEN IN PARIS: The Lost Chronicles of Young Ernest Hemingway: The Runaway
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Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The early 1900s gave way to a new era for the women of the United States; the Flapper era. Women and young girls began to idolize the famous celebrities of jazz and cut their hair short, wearing short dresses, and makeup. Young Martha Birdnest has just turned 13 and much to her family's dismay comes to realize what it really means to be a flapper.
Flappers, Flasks and Foul Play (A Jazz Age Mystery #1)
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Series: A Jazz Age Mystery, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,910. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Rival gangs fight over booze and bars during Prohibition in 1920s Galveston: the "Sin City of the Southwest." Jazz Cross, a young society reporter, suspects foul play when a bank VP collapses at her half-brother Sammy's speakeasy. Was it an accident or a mob hit? As turf wars escalate, Sammy is accused of murder and Jazz must risk her life and career to find the killer. Inspired by actual events.
Aunt Lottie's Ring: A Short Thriller
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Aunt Lottie dies at age 120, survived only by her great-great niece Phoenix. When she stands beside her aunt's corpse and takes her hand, Phoenix disovers Lottie is wearing an engagement ring. Strange...her maiden aunt never ever, ever wore the ring before, never mentioned having had a fiancee. Even more strange is what happens when Phoenix, still single herself, slips the ring on her own finger..
Elena, Woman of Courage
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Series: A Family Saga in Bear Lake, Idaho, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,700. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
When Elena Yeates settles into a small western town as the newest doctor, a few problems arise. The town is not ready for a female doctor, let alone one so strong and independent. She must struggle against the prejudice to establish her new practice. As she fights to prove herself, the town’s most eligible bachelor finds it a challenge to see if he can win her heart.
On the Road to West Egg: The Volatile Relationship of F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Glamour, alcohol, reckless and carefree behavior--all themes of a great F. Scott Fitzgerald novel? Yes. But, in the case of Fitzgerald, fiction imitates life. Fitzgerald's marriage to Zelda was volatile from the start--it was plagued by alcohol abuse, debt, and mental illness. "The Great Gatsby" may be Fitzgerald's most read story, but his most fascinating story was his relationship to Zelda Fit